Descriptive study of an avian pox outbreak in wild red-legged partridges (Alectoris rufa) in Spain.

@article{Buenestado2004DescriptiveSO,
  title={Descriptive study of an avian pox outbreak in wild red-legged partridges (Alectoris rufa) in Spain.},
  author={F J Buenestado and Christian Gort{\'a}zar and Javier Mill{\'a}n and Ursula H{\"o}fle and R Villafuerte},
  journal={Epidemiology and infection},
  year={2004},
  volume={132 2},
  pages={369-74}
}
This study describes the dynamics and epidemiology of an outbreak of avian pox in free-living, red-legged partridges (Alectoris rufa) in southern Spain. Between March 2000 and January 2001, 115 free-living, red-legged partridges (70 juveniles, 45 adults) were captured and radio-tagged. This, together with the necropsy of 44 carcasses (10 juveniles, 34 adults) found in the study area, and the inspection of 108 shot birds (74 juveniles, 34 adults) after a hunting drive in October, permitted a… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 19 references

The ecology and epizootiology of avian pox and malaria in wild turkeys

  • DJ Forrester
  • Bull Soc Vector Ecol
  • 1991
Highly Influential
8 Excerpts

Host–parasite processes and demographic consequences

  • PJ Hudson, AP Dobson
  • 1997
1 Excerpt

Ecology of infectious diseases in natural populations

  • AP Dobson, BT Grenfell, eds
  • 1995
1 Excerpt

Effects of necklace radio transmitters on survival and breeding success of red grouse Lagopus lagopus scoticus

  • SJ Thirgood, SM Redpath, PJ Hudson, MM Hurley, NJ. Aebisher
  • Wildlife Biol
  • 1995
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…